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Tuition & Fees

$35,009

$35,009

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
6%
500-599
38%
400-499
46%
300-399
8%
700-800
2%
600-699
5%
500-599
23%
400-499
57%
300-399
13%
700-800
0
600-699
2%
500-599
21%
400-499
50%
300-399
26%
200-299
1%
30-36
2%
24-29
15%
18-23
33%
12-17
46%
6-11
4%
30-36
4%
24-29
17%
18-23
39%
12-17
40%
30-36
3%
24-29
13%
18-23
53%
12-17
31%
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undergraduateRatios

50%

50%

male

female

1
16

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,391
Declined + 292
Total Received 1,683
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Private (nonprofit)

935

undergraduate students

38

graduate students

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School Facts

Marymount California University, founded in 1931, is a private, four-year, liberal arts institution. Its 26-acre main campus is located in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 973
Established in 1931
Coeducational Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Accredited by •  WASC (Western Assn. of Schools and Colleges)

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

26-acre campus in Rancho Palos Verdes (population: 42,435). Major airport and train serve Los Angeles (25 miles); smaller airport and bus serve Long Beach (15 miles).

Marymount California University
30800 Palos Verdes Drive, E
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
32%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
6%
500-599
38%
400-499
46%
300-399
8%
700-800
2%
600-699
5%
500-599
23%
400-499
57%
300-399
13%
700-800
0
600-699
2%
500-599
21%
400-499
50%
300-399
26%
200-299
1%
30-36
2%
24-29
15%
18-23
33%
12-17
46%
6-11
4%
30-36
4%
24-29
17%
18-23
39%
12-17
40%
30-36
3%
24-29
13%
18-23
53%
12-17
31%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline March 1 (priority deadline)
July 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted

Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,391
Declined + 292
Total Received 1,683

Admissions Factors

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Extracurricular activities
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Class rank
Essay
Interview
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Volunteer Work

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
State residency
Work Experience

Not Considered

Religious affiliation/commitment

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Admissions Contact

Hannah Denton
Dean of Enrollment Management
P: 310 303-7311
F: 310 377-6223
admission@marymountcalifornia.edu

Cost

Tuition $34,134
Room & board $14,412
Additional fees $875
Books & supplies $914
Total $50,335
Average Financial Aid - $34,826
Total with Avg. Aid $15,509

Financial Aid

81%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$34,826

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $2,107,998
State $2,145,394
Institutional $4,692,752
Other external $73,982
Total $9,020,126

Non-need-based

Federal
State $12,000
Institutional $3,215,824
Other external $394,974
Total $3,622,798

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
cross-country
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NAIA
Mascot
Mariners
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Biology
Business
Business Administration
Chemistry
Communications
Community Psychology
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Early Childhood Education
Economics
English
Fine Art
Foreign Languages
Geography
History
Human Development
International Relations
Liberal Arts
Liberal Studies
Mathematics
Media Studies
Music
Nutrition/Food Science
Organizational Leadership
Philosophy
Pre-Architecture
Pre-Engineering
Pre-Health Sciences
Pre-Medical
Pre-Nursing
Psychology
Religious Studies
Sociology
Women's Studies
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Undergraduate

96%

935
students

Female
50%
470

Male
50%
465

Graduate

4%

38
students

Female
58%
22

Male
42%
16

undergraduateFull-time

95%

892
students

Female
51%
450

Male
49%
442

undergraduatePart-time

5%

43
students

Female
47%
20

Male
53%
23

Student Break-down

17%
Nonresident aliens
8%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
41%
Hispanic/Latino
20%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

78%

Transfer applicants accepted

50%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Required of Some
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: August 1

Spring: December 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 28
Countries most often represented China
England
Japan
Russia
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Host family program
International student center
Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Ryan O'Connell
Director of International Admission
310 377-5501, extension 7382
roconnell@marymountcalifornia.edu

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